2019 Summer Update

Welcome! Welcome and happy summer!  It’s been a busy few months for the New Mexico Simon Scholars Program. Our high school seniors graduated and will be headed off to college in the fall; we had [...]

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Janeth Santos

“No matter what your circumstances are in life, if you put yourself to it and ask for help, you’ll be able to get there.”   Janeth Santos Bear Nash: Will you start by [...]

2019 Spring Update

Welcome! And Happy Spring to all the New Mexico Simon Scholars Program supporters! This time of year is always busy as we work to select the next cohort of scholars. After receiving many great applications [...]

Dr. Daniel Loya

“It’s not how you get knocked down; it’s how you get back up.”   Bear Nash: Will you start by telling us a little about yourself and what it was like growing up and attending [...]

2019 New Year Update

  Happy New Year! With the New Year comes the opportunity for a new beginning. It is a time of setting goals and intentions, looking back over the twists and turns our lives took this [...]

Meet Luis Ornelas

Simon Scholar. Stanford Alumnus. And Tom Ford Fellow. Bear Nash: Thank you for joining us today, Luis. Can you start by telling us a bit about your background growing up and attending public school in [...]

2018 Fall Update

  Welcome! Fall in New Mexico is a magical time of year! As with the changing of the seasons, fall also brings many exciting transitions within the Simon Scholars community. Our high school seniors are [...]